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How to Prepare for Your MRI Scan

The MRI of today is different from the MRI of a decade ago. Advanced technology has shortened the exam and provided solutions for claustrophobic patients. If you’re referred for an MRI scan, here’s what you need to know.
Mar 10th, 2023

Treating Varicose Veins: Know Your Options

You have large rope-like varicose veins running down your legs. What’s the most effective treatment? Your options depend in part on where your varicose veins are located and how large they are.
Feb 13th, 2023

What Getting an MRI Scan Is Like

You’ve been referred for an MRI. You may have a vague idea of what it is, but you’re wondering exactly what it’s like. Learn the details about what happens during an MRI.
Jan 15th, 2023

What Conditions Can an MRI Scan Diagnose?

You’re seeking medical help because your condition is beyond a cough or a cold. If your doctor needs additional information before making a definitive diagnosis, they may order an MRI. Learn how many conditions an MRI can help diagnose.
Dec 12th, 2022

When Do You Need an Autonomic Nervous System Test?

Do you have some unexplained health symptoms? Perhaps it’s pain or numbness in your feet. It could be digestive, urinary, heart rate, or breathing problems. Learn about the diagnostic power of an autonomic nervous system test.
Oct 1st, 2022

A Closer Look at EVLA

When you put on your shorts, your bulging varicose veins really stand out. EVLA is an effective treatment for these unsightly veins. Learn how you can benefit from endovenous laser ablation.
Aug 1st, 2022

Are Varicose Veins a Health Threat?

Is the skin on your legs marred by long varicose veins causing a bumpy, discolored surface? Do you miss your smooth skin? Varicose veins can impact your self-confidence, but are these veins more than a cosmetic problem?
Jul 1st, 2022

What Can a Brain MRI Reveal?

Your brain is the control center for your body. If you’re having unexplained physical symptoms, your doctor may order a brain MRI to help diagnose your condition.
Jun 1st, 2022

5 Tips for Reducing MRI Claustrophobia

You’re scheduled for an MRI. You’ve heard that MRIs can make you feel claustrophobic, but you want to have the test to know what’s going on inside your body. It’s time to consider strategies to help reduce claustrophobic feelings.
May 1st, 2022

How Poor Blood Flow Affects Your Erections

Proper blood flow through your body is critical for normal functioning, including sexual function. Poor blood flow can impede erections and cause erectile dysfunction. Learn about vascular disease and how it’s treated.
Feb 1st, 2022

Take These Steps to Stay Healthy After Sclerotherapy

Are you ready for sclerotherapy? If you’re finally on the road to eliminating those unsightly purple or blue varicose and/or spider veins with this minimally invasive treatment, learn about post-procedure protocol here.
Jan 3rd, 2022

When Is an MRI Scan Warranted?

If you have a condition that’s causing troubling symptoms, an MRI can help get to the root of your discomfort, whether it’s pain, numbness, muscle weakness, or something else.
Nov 19th, 2021

What are Varicose veins?

Varicose veins are a common condition caused by weak or damaged vein walls and valves. Varicose veins may form whenever blood pressure increases inside your veins.
Mar 24th, 2021